|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||MH|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||A-3|
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|Location and accuracy||This occurrence is at an elevation of 5,100 feet approximately 1 mile northwest of the toe of the glacier at the head of West Fork Chistochina River, in the NE1/4 section 11, T. 20 S., R. 14 E., Fairbanks Meridian. The site corresponds to locality 6 of Rose (1967).|
Geologic descriptionThis occurrence consists of a silver-bearing galena-quartz-carbonate vein (Rose, 1967). The vein cuts agglomerate that is part of the Slana Spur Formation of Pennsylvanian age (Nokleberg and others, 1991).
|Geologic map unit||(-145.02152275318, 63.1989984129533)|
|Mineral deposit model||Polymetallic vein (Cox and Singer, 1989; model 22c).|
|Mineral deposit model number||22c|
|Age of mineralization||Pennsylvanian or younger.|
|Indication of production||None|
Cobb, E.H., 1979, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Mount Hayes quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 79-238, 140 p.
MacKevett, E.M., Jr., and Holloway, C.D., 1977, Map showing metalliferous and selected non-metalliferous mineral deposits in the eastern part of southern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-169-A, 99 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000.
Nokleberg, W.J., Lange, I.M., Roback, R.C., Yeend, Warren, and Silva, S.R., 1991, Map showing locations of metalliferous lode and placer mineral occurrences, mineral deposits, prospects, and mines, Mount Hayes quadrangle, eastern Alaska Range, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1996-C, 42 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
|Reporters||W.T. Ellis (Alaska Earth Science), C.C. Hawley (Hawley Resource Group), and W.J. Nokleberg (USGS)|
|Last report date||8/14/2002|